Structural morphology. [G. tekton, builder, + -logia]

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tec·tol·o·gy (tek-tolґə-je) [Gr. tektōn builder + -logy] a branch of biology concerned with the building up of organisms from structured elements; the doctrine of structure, a division of morphology.

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